Social Media Intern

  • Portobello Football Club
  • Portobello Road, London, UK
  • 20 Nov, 2021
Intern Marketing Social Media

Job Description

Portobello Football Club is a hyper-local football club representing Portobello Road and the local community in Notting Hill and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Kicking off in 2022, Portobello FC aims to challenge the status quo and become one of the most exciting projects in non-League football by embracing the colourful and creative nature of our community.

Portobello FC is looking for a passionate and creative Social Media Intern who is looking to build an exciting portfolio of work to progress their career within the field of social media, content creation, and marketing. As our club will not begin playing till mid-2022 our current focus is on building the brand and connecting with the local community by creating highly engaging content. Portobello Road is known for art, fashion, music - and of course its market. As a community-centric club, we want to celebrate what makes our community different. The Social Media Intern will be afforded the creative freedom (within the Club's brand guidelines) to creatively capture what is taking place in the heart of west London!

Portobello Football Club is also working with American sportswear brand IcarusFC to produce a series of bespoke kits that will challenge the boring nature of English football kit design. There will also be an opportunity for the Social Media Intern to work on product launches.

You can find us on Instagram and on Twitter @PortobelloFC.

This role would be well suited for a current student or recent graduate who is looking to pursue a career as a Social Media Manager, in or out of sport, and wants to lead on a creative project for their portfolio. Whether you are interested in working on a specific project, or for a period of time, we want to hear from you! Please note - this is an unpaid position however any agreed expenses associated will be covered.

Knowledge/Experience Required:

  • Demonstrable experience in content creation/building a following on Instagram, TikTok and other social media platforms - personal or professional.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and/or Illustrator for the creation of social media content.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro for the creation of social media content.